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Timothy L. Seiler, Ph.D., CFRE, has been named the 2014 Outstanding Fundraising Professional by the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Indiana Chapter.
Nonprofits seeking new and generous donors should look to a seemingly unlikely source: young, single women who are not religious, a new study by the Women's Philanthropy Institute at the Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy finds. Gender and generational differences seen in the study demonstrate that religiosity is not a one-size-fits-all predictor of giving.READ MORE
Global understanding of philanthropy across borders and within cultures around the world will be significantly advanced by the creation of the Stead Family Chair in International Philanthropy. The gift is the school's 10th endowed chair in philanthropy, the most at any university. The school is creating a Stead Family Medal in honor of their generosity.
Wealthy donors in seven regions around the world gave 1,995 gifts totaling $26.3 billion in 2013, according to the second international Million Dollar Donors Report released today by Coutts in association with the Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy. U.S. million dollar giving rose to its highest level since 2008.READ MORE
Philanthropists, scholars and business people from around the world are gathering for a summit on the present and future role of philanthropy in China, hosted by the Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy and IU Research Center for Chinese Politics and Business.READ MORE
This biennial survey finds wealthy donors' giving is up and the future looks bright. Eighty-five percent of donors plan to give as much or more in the next 3-5 years than they have in the past.READ MORE
The long-time director of The Fund Raising School to transition to new senior leadership and faculty role at the Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy.READ MORE
Nonprofit professionals and board members are invited to participate in three free webinars on important nonprofit financial issues and strategic financial decision making.READ MORE